vinebar

Mom
Author: Mark Spencer

vinebar

Mom I hope you understand
That I appreciate
Everything you've done for me,
Though this thank you comes late.

I know it wasn't easy
Raising us on your own.
A single mom with four sons,
Facing the world alone.

Never once did you fail us,
When others might have quit.
You conquered our obstacles
Refusing to submit.

Many times I saw you cry,
But you never gave in.
Failure was not an option,
For us, you had to win.

You overcame each pitfall,
Until your sons were grown.
You showed us how to survive,
And live life on our own.

I doubt we would have made it,
Had you not led the way.
You are our unsung hero,
And why we're here today.

Thanks for your love and guidance,
You really are the bomb.
I just wanted you to know,
I'll always love you Mom.

vinebar

Comments on this poem/writing:

anonymous (68.121.100.76) -- Friday, May 6 2005, 10:40 pm

Very nice.

This is very touching. She must be a wonderful mom.
 
Name:                                           Remember Me

Comment Title:

Comment / Ammendment:

Please fill in the words below for spam prevention:

Click here to read other Poems by Mark Spencer

vinebar

Poetic Dreams Other's Poetic Dreams Submit a Poem New This Week Forum Home

Copyright©2017-1999 by Rebecca R. Hammack

COPYRIGHT NOTICE: All Rights Reserved.   No part of this website, including all pictures and written words,  may be reproduced or copied in any manner from this website without  permission of the original author of the work.  All poetry and pictures herein remain the sole property of the original author and/or copyright owner.  All poetry on this website has been submitted by the original author of the work. To contact any author of the work please e-mail: dreamer@dreamersreality.com  so the proper person may be notified.